FAQs

Q?What type of plastic do you use in roto molding?
A.

HDPE – High Density Polyethylene

Q?Can you build custom tooling?
A.

Yes, we can design and have custom tooling built based on product volume and other specifications.

Q?What is the density of your foam?
A.

Please refer to the Material Properties & Applications Guide for specific foam properties.

Q?I have a custom product I am interested in manufacturing, what do I do next?
A.

Please contact sales@swimways.com or call 1-800-889-7946 and ask to talk to Spongex Sales.

Q?What is the lead time for buoys shipments?
A.

In stock items – 2 weeks

Q?Do you make custom color buoys?
A.

Custom colors are based on minimum order quantities.  Please contact sales@swimways.com or call 1-800-889-7946 and ask to talk to Spongex Sales.

Q?What type of paint can I use on the buoys?
A.

Blue Water Marine Paint

Flexabar Buoy Coating

Pettit Marine Paint

Q?What color do the buoys come in?
A.

White, yellow, or orange

Q?What is the MOQ for buoys?
A.

The minimum order for buoys is $300

Q?How can I purchase buoys?
A.

Email sales@swimways.com with the subject line “buoys”. Download our buoy pricing guide (PDF).

Q?Is the foam mold resistant?
A.

Yes, the closed cell foam is mold resistant.

Q?What can I clean the foam with?
A.

You can clean with soap and water or any household products.

Q?What is the lifespan of the foam?
A.

Our foam lasts a lifetime and won’t crack, chip, or peel.

Q?Does the color of the foam fade over time?
A.

No, our foam can withstand the harshest of elements. The color permeates the foam and IS NOT just an outer coating.

Q?What colors does the foam come in?
A.

Black, blue, red, aqua, green, lime, yellow

Please contact sales@swimways.com for more specific details or to discuss custom colors.